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Banker , Small business owner

Karen Hansen Carpenter, banker, small business owner. Board directors Young Women’s Christian Association, Girls Club, Boys Club, Lowell, 1975-1981, Lowell Development-Finance Corporation, since 1975, Unitas Hispanic Advocacy, Lowell, since 1978, T.E. Parker Foundation, Boston, since 1981, Merrimack Repertory Theatre, Lowell, since 1982. Executive member American Marketing Association.

Background

Carpenter, Karen Hansen was born on February 18, 1943 in Melrose, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Oscar Martin and Winifred (Walker) Hansen.

Education

Bachelor in Latin, Wellesley College, 1965. Master of Arts in Human Behavior, United States International University, 1973.

Career

Classics teacher San Diego State Bishop's School, 1965-1968. Consultant Public, Executive Search, Los Angeles, 1968-1971. Director development University California, Irvine, 1971-1973, Concord (Massachusetts) Academy, 1973-1975.

Executive director Human Services Corporation, Lowell, Massachusetts, 1975-1980. Consultant Comfed Savings Bank, 1981-1982, vice president, 1982-1985, senior vice president, since 1985. President, chief executive officer, director, trust officer Bay Bank, Merrimack Valley, Massachusetts, since 1988.

Membership

Board directors Young Women’s Christian Association, Girls Club, Boys Club, Lowell, 1975-1981, Lowell Development-Finance Corporation, since 1975, Unitas Hispanic Advocacy, Lowell, since 1978, T.E. Parker Foundation, Boston, since 1981, Merrimack Repertory Theatre, Lowell, since 1982. Executive member American Marketing Association.

Connections

Married G. John Carpenter, October 27, 1966. Children: Katherine Alice, Julia Helen.

father:
Oscar Martin Hansen

mother:
Winifred (Walker) Hansen

spouse:
G. John Carpenter

child:
Julia Helen Carpenter

child:
Katherine Alice Carpenter